SparkFun will be closed for Labor Day (9/7/2015). Orders will resume shipping out on Sept 8th. Have a great weekend!
SparkFun's drivers for MS Windows are now signed!
We dig in to the Octocat's API
If you want to write code for the Particle Photon, an online, "cloud" IDE isn't your only option. Check out our "Photon Development Guide" to see how you can set up a Photon development environment of your own.
A roundup of camping hacks from around the internet, to get you out into the great outdoors without actually having to experience nature!
More handy things from my workbench.
The third installment of the ongoing jet engine build, where we have ignition, and Luke finally confronts his jerk dad.
As an engineer at SparkFun, I make a lot of temporary projects. The Magic Lunchbox helps me take them home to work on without damaging them.
Learn how to build larger-than-life LED installations.
This post highlights my method of creating the control system for our AVC battle arena.
Sparklers and the science behind fireworks.
Open-sourcing is fun; licensing is hard.
Exploring sleep modes in two WiFi-connected development boards: the ESP8266 Thing and the Photon.
A brief overview of the numerous internet-enabled devices I've used to monitor my aquaponic systems.
Exploring a simple von Neumann architecture computer
The Internet of Things is a notion of a new age of internet connected devices. It stands to be a great time in technological advancement. You, as our customer, are in a position to get into it from the beginning.
Interested in hacking Hexbugs? Check out this in-depth interview jam-packed with tips and advice from Bob Martin! Bob is the Senior Applications Manager, Central Applications Group of Atmel Inc.
An update on your friendly neighborhood Open Source Hardware Association.
The release of Arduino 1.6 has really improved my Arduino-programming life thanks to custom platform support, command line utilities and line numbers!
...if you're trying hard enough.